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Trapiche Terroir Series Ambrosia Vineyard Malbec 2010 Wine Review

Trapiche Terroir Series Ambrosia Vineyard Malbec 2010

Trapiche Terroir Series Ambrosia Vineyard Malbec 2010

Mendoza, Argentina

Community Score:94/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $39.95

Drink: 2012-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 15.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Trapiche

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 94/100

The grapes for this magnificent Argentine red wine are sourced from vineyards in Gualtallary, Tupungato and Mendoza planted at an altitude of 1307 metres above sea level in mostly sandy soil and 30% calcaire gravel. The grapes are carefully hand harvested, with bunch and berry selection and destemming. Fermentation is done with wild native yeast and maceration takes place in small concrete vats over 25 days, at 26-28ÂșC with a natural malolactic fermentation. The wine is then aged for 18 months in new French oak barrels with bottle aging of another 12 months. This Malbec offers classic aromas of black fruit, thyme, rosemary, and anise. Great mineral depth with firm tannins and a long finish. Pair with game meats and hard cheeses. Highly recommended.

This Trapiche Terroir Series Ambrosia Vineyard Malbec 2010 was reviewed on April 30, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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